You can use a virtual hard disk with a live linux iso (persistent) invited?

If I format a virtual hard drive with gparted and then mount it, it becomes impossible to restart the client. Attempt to restart blocks upward with a blank screen, as if it does not find the bootable media.

Restart fails even after specifying the CD drive as a boot device in the BIOS as described here:

http://xmodulo.com/2013/08/how-to-change-the-boot-order-of-guest-VM-on-VMware-Player.html

OK, everything works with the boot order in the BIOS set CD-ROM at the top.  I have to use the screen to reset the BIOS incorrectly. Thanks for the help.

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